The Prescription of 复方大承气汤
The book Zhong Xi Yi Zhi Liao Ji Fu Zheng
- Hou Po 15~20 g,
- Lai Fu Zi 15~30 g,
- Zhi Qiao 15 g,
- Tao Ren 9 g,
- Chi Shao 15 g,
- Da Huang 9~15 g,
- Mang Xiao 9~15 g.
Da Huang: The principal drug, being bitter in flavor and cold in nature, purging heat to relax the bowels, removing stagnancy in the stomach and intestines.
Mang Xiao: Being salty in flavor and cold in nature, purging heat, softening hard masses, moistening dryness.
Hou Po: Promoting the circulation of Qi to resolve masses, relieving fullness and distention.
The Effect of 复方大承气汤
Restore normal bowel movement, promote the circulation of qi and activate blood.
Simple intestinal obstruction.
Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.